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ART 1110 Visual Literacy - Introduction to Art & Art Media

Emphasis on the language of art, exposure to many different art forms, formulative ideas about what is viewed and exploration of specific media.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Art
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Recognize and differentiate various art media used throughout history, and describe the steps in the creation of a work of art.
  • Analyze and evaluate a work of art utilizing art terminology.
  • Describe and discuss how iconography (of various cultures and historical periods) is used in art.
  • Describe and discuss the various themes and purposes of art, as well as the motivation for art.
  • Explain the organizing principles of art.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3